Tuesday, December 31, 2013

A Special Place

When someone close goes out of their way to satisfy the geeky needs of another, it's nice to have some pictures like the ones featured in a recent ViralNova.com pictorial.  See more here!

Monday, December 30, 2013

Frank Frazetta Phone Covers

Over on FrazettaGirls.com, they have some very nice phone covers you can purchase.  See more here!

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Skeletal Gown with Dragon's Tail Train

Over on BoingBoing.net, they are featuring a "Skeletal Gown with Dragon's Tail/Train."  Find out more here!

Saturday, December 28, 2013

The Game Designers (Opening Credits)

Some folks forget about a little known show in the 70s called The Game Designers.  It influenced a whole generation of gamers.  Enjoy!

Friday, December 27, 2013

Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Christmas Light Display

From a couple years back, on Geek Tyrant, there is a photo of a Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Christmas Light Display.  See more here!

Thursday, December 26, 2013

The 12th Day of OSR Christmas Roll on at Tenkar's Tavern

The 12th Day of OSR Christmas Roll on at Tenkar's Tavern beyond the 25th so check it out and get some goodies here!

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

The Geekiest Gingerbread

In keeping with the holiday spirit, check out the pinterest section on geeky gingerbread ideas here!

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Most Beautiful “Ugly” Star Wars Holiday Sweater

Over on Geeks are Sexy they featured "The Most Beautiful “Ugly” Star Wars Holiday Sweater." Read more here!

Monday, December 23, 2013

Think Geek Deals

Think Geek still has some good deals on geeky merchandise no matter whether they wind up in someone else's stocking or your own.  See more here!

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Friday, December 20, 2013

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Skull-Shaped Egg Mold

Over on FoodBeast.com, you can get a "Skull-Shaped Egg Mold Makes for Macabre Mornings." See more here!

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Geek Bar in Chicago

Gamer and designer David Zoltan is a new bar in Chicago at 1960 N Clybourn in Lincoln Park which will be called the Geek Bar. Read more here and here!

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Katana Sword Bookends

The Geeks Are Sexy website recently featured "Katana Sword Bookends." See more here!

Monday, December 16, 2013

Simon Pegg Joins Python

io0.com it reporting that Simon Pegg is slated to be in the new Monty Pyhton project.  Read more here!

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Friday, December 13, 2013

CMG 12th Anniversary 50% Off Sale

For the Creative Mountain Games 12th Anniversary Sale, all items are 50% off!  See more here!

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Dystopian Disney Damsels

Ralph Sevelius has taken Disney women and turned them into much tougher versions of themselves. See more here!

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

New Godzilla Sneak Peak

USA Today had a sneak peak of the new Godzilla movie coming in 2014.  See more here!

And here's the new trailer too.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Monday, December 9, 2013

Magic Marker Calligrapher

Though the video has been on YouTube for over five years, this is the first time I have seen what this calligrapher can do with a truly magic marker. Enjoy!

Sunday, December 8, 2013

The Best Toys

Over on Geek Dad, there is a run down of the best (and least expensive) toys of all time.  See more here!

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Friday, December 6, 2013

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Presents for Gamers

A recent article on io9.com reports "Here Are the Items that Your Gamer Friends Actually Want as Presents." Read more here!

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Japanese Dragon Painter

From a few years ago on YouTube, check out the work of this fantastic "Japanese Dragon Painter." Enjoy!

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

13 Deliciously Geeky Pies

Over on MentalFloss.com, there is a recent pictorial titled "13 Deliciously Geeky Pies." See more here!

Monday, December 2, 2013

50 Funny, Geeky T-Shirts

Neatorama.com recently posted a pictorial titled "50 Funniest and Geekiest T-Shirts Money Can Buy." See more here!

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Future NASA Dad

Some dads know just the right way to keep their kids on track to the future they imagine.  See more here!

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Leather Skull Purse Clutch in OxBlood

Over on the Griffin Leather Etsy store, there is a "Leather Skull Purse Clutch in OxBlood." See more here!

Friday, November 29, 2013

More Monty Python Project News

Both Yahoo and BBC News America have had recent updates on the Monty Python project in the works.  See more here and here!

Thursday, November 28, 2013

10 Reasons Why You Should Date a Nerd

This month on Cosmopolitan's website, they explained to us all "10 Reasons Why You Should Date a Nerd." Read more here!

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Disney Animation Advances

Over on io9.com, there is a recent article discussing advances in animation techniques, particularly at Disney Studios.  See more here!

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

DePaul University's Game On

There is an excellent rundown of DePaul University's Game On curriculum on their website.  Read more here!

Sunday, November 24, 2013

His and Hers Star Wars Ring Set

Over on the Swank Metalsmithing Etsy store is a set of "His and Hers Star Wars Ring Set" in "Sterling Silver with Rubies and Sapphire." See more here!

Saturday, November 23, 2013

The BayWHO Tapestry

Over on LaughingSquid.com, they recently added a humorous posting that some are calling the BayWho Tapestry.  See more here!

Friday, November 22, 2013

Doctor Who and Hunger Games Mashup

Over on the Brad Hansen YouTube channel, there is a recently uploaded Doctor Who and Hunger Games Mashup video.  Enjoy!

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Harry Potter In Real Life Video

From the excellent Imrpov Everywhere YouTube channel, here is their video upload, "Harry Potter In Real Life." Enjoy!

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - TV Spot 7

If you haven't caught it yet, here is the new trailer for The Desolation of Smaug Hobbit film.  Enjoy!

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Dragon Backpack

The Spluch blog has some cool pics of a dragon backpack created by Bob Basset from the Ukraine.  See more here!

Monday, November 18, 2013

Fred Hicks on Kickstarter

Fred Hicks blogs about his Kickstarter experience in very candid detail.  Read more here!

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Skyfall Secret

It seems that something potentially crucial in the movie Skyfall didn't make the final cut.  Read more here!

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Frank Frazetta Museum Update

MassiveFantastic.com has an article with a couple of videos discussing Frank Frazetta, his work, and the re-opening of his museum.  See more here!

Friday, November 15, 2013

An Adventure in Space and Time Doctor Who Trailer

There is a new trailer for "An Adventure in Space and Time" a "special one-off drama [which] travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen." Enjoy!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

USPS Sundays for Amazon

NPR.org recently aired a report that Amazon is pushing for the USPS to begin Sunday deliveries of parcels.  Read more here!

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Bye-Bye, Blockbuster

Over on Kotaju, there is a heartfelt farewell to the giant of video and game rental now closing its brick-and-mortar doors forever.  Read more here!

Monday, November 11, 2013

1981 TSR Gateway to Adventure Catalog

Over on the 2 Warps to Neptune blog, there is a new posting showing off the "1981 TSR ‘Gateway to Adventure’ Catalog." See more here!

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Yoda's Secret

So, apparently it was not old Ben Kenobi that didn't want Luke knowing about his father.  Check out a take from Star Wars that never made the cut to the film here!